Major Joint Replacement / Hemiarthroplasty

Prophylaxis (incl MRSA Positive patients)

Co-amoxiclav 1.2g IV (for up to 3 doses at surgeons discretion) AND Teicoplanin- see doses under drug dosing - one off dose only

Prophylaxis - Penicillin Allergy (incl MRSA Positive Patients)

Cefuroxime 1.5g IV (for up to 3 doses at surgeons discretion) AND Teicoplanin - see doses under drug dosing- one off dose only